broaden.01: BROADEN-V NOTES: Frames file for 'broaden' based on sentences in financial subcorpusand automatic expansion via verbnet. Comparison with 'narrow' and'widen'. (from broaden.01-v predicate notes) BROADENING-N NOTES: (from broadening.01-n)
Arg0-PAG: agent, causing broadening (vnrole: 45.4-agent)
Arg1-PPT: thing broadening (vnrole: 45.4-patient)
Arg2-EXT: EXT, amount broadened by
Arg3-DIR: start point
Arg4-GOL: end point
As a result, the group's third-quarter loss broadened to $9.8 million from the second quarter's $3.6 million.
Argm-cau: As a result
Arg1: the group's third-quarter loss
Arg4: to $9.8 million
Arg3: from the second quarter's $3.6 million
The uncertainty was multiplied by the persistent strength of the dollar, traders said, and by the U.S. trade deficit, which [*T*] broadened by 31% in August from the previous month.
Argm-rcl: which -> the U.S. trade deficit
Arg2: by 31%
Argm-tmp: in August
Arg3: from the previous month
Even if history repeats itself , Crack Shortbread still does not believe that China has any shortcut to take in the Sino - Russian relations and affairs , or *PRO* to be broader , in the military development and the affairs of Central Asia .
the HOA's suit was broad in its allegations and did assert fault on the part of, among others, "engineers.
Arg1: the HOA's suit
Arg2: in its allegations and did assert fault on the part of, among others, "engineers.